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65745 Big Meadow Rd (FS 13S11), Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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california
1 review
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2009

We were looking for a fun escape from our work lives. We did not find that here. Summary: I will not return Staff: Terrific and helpful. The food was amazing. Price: Expensive at $500/night for my wife and me. Includes food but not wine. Management: Extremely unprofessional and unwelcoming experience Food: Exceptional Accommodations: Pretty good, in a decent location; but... More

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SHSCCamper, Manager/Owner at Sequoia High Sierra Camp, responded to this review

Appropriate behavior is expected from our guests. We did have to address the behavior of one group of guests last summer because they were disturbing everyone else staying at the camp. More

CA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2008

We had read about the High Sierra Camp in Sunset Magazine and decided to give it a try. We fit the magazine's description of the perfect prospect for the camp - former backpackers who'd grown used to luxury. We found the camp a wonderful vacation. The gourmet dinners were a wonder, the comraderie of the campers enjoyable, the welcoming iced... More

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Sacramento
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2008

A friend and I , both avid hikers, felt that Sequoia High Sierra Camp combined the best of two worlds: the serenity of an isolated backcountry tent camp along with luxurious comforts and fine cuisine. And it was only a one-mile hike from where we parked the car at the end of the paved road to reach our eco-friendly camp.... More

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Los Angeles, CA
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2008

Just got back from a weekend with friends to celebrate my husband's 40th birthday at the Sequoia High Sierra Camp. We went up with 5 other couples and everyone has raved about what an amazing weekend they had. The location is breathtaking. The camp was great. I can't tell you how wonderful it is to return from a 7 hour... More

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GoodSleeper
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2008

What a lost opportunity the owners of this accommodation have assumed. The property itself is beautiful, the food and Rome-imported chef amazing, but....definitely overpriced for the quality of the sleeping quarters and a few other aspects: 1. The "Queen Beds" are, to begin with, NOT Queen mattresses, but simply two very uncomfortable Twin bed mattresses pushed together, allowing for one... More

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Los Angeles
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2008

We just got back from a weekend stay at the camp. Everything started out great--weather, initial contact and welcome from staff, first dinner Friday night where we indulged in an excellent meal and had the chance to meet some new friends. The food overall, especially dinner, is what truly makes this place. And for that, we were not let down,... More

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SHSCCamper, Owner/Manager at Sequoia High Sierra Camp, responded to this review

There are two sides to every story. Appropriate behavior is an expectation of our guests, and when there are multiple complaints about extremely intoxicated guests that are keeping them up LATE into the night screaming and yelling, and when those guests are asked several times (to no avail) to please be respectful of the other guests, the Camp's management did... More

Mission viejo
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2008

I found this camp in Sunset magazine. It was recommended by Sunset. I went last weekend and had a terrible time. The tent was not bug/critter proof. The tent was not flush with the cement floor. The shutters on each side of the tent did NOT have a screen. Large black flies and mosquitos were inside my tent. The main... More

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Long Beach, CA
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2008

I would definitely not recommend this location to any travelers. We encountered the following challenges: 1. Overflowing outhouse 2. Non bug proof tents 3. Overbearing owners Our tent was located a steep quarter mile uphill from the dining hall and flush toilet facility and the outhouse located within 100 feet was overflowing! The tents were nicely adorned but were not... More

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SHSCCamper, Manager/Owner at Sequoia High Sierra Camp, responded to this review

There are two sides to every story. Appropriate behavior is an expectation of our guests, and when there are multiple complaints about extremely intoxicated guests that are keeping them up LATE into the night screaming and yelling, and when those guests are asked several times (to no avail) to please be respectful of the other guests, the Camp's management did... More

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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2008

We stayed here over a long weekend. Loved the location, the food and the company. It was pricey but we felt the weekend was worth it for what we got. The local walks all require a certain dedication that our teenagers lacked which meant that we had to drive and then walk. However we really enjoyed walk to Weaver Lake... More

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Portland, Oregon
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26 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2007

A group of us stayed at the lodge for 4 nights. The access road to the parking area is a bit bumpy and dusty but very accessible. The camp is a short walk uphill from the parking lot. You can request help if you don't want to backpack your clothing in to your tent. Needless to say this is not... More

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Address: 65745 Big Meadow Rd (FS 13S11), Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Location: United States > California > Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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The Sequoia High Sierra Camp offers a rare opportunity to explore the spectacular background of California's Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Parks – while enjoying the deluxe furnishings, guest amenities and friendly hospitality that are hallmarks of this secluded mountain retreat. You can experience the parks like no other hotel or lodge in the area. ... more   less 
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